Website Content Coordinator
Work Location: Communications Department, LSU AgCenter, Baton Rouge, La.
Job Description: Provides support and coordination for the LSU AgCenter’s internet and intranet outreach efforts and services. Provides direction in the organization and design of the web structure and in the continual reorganization, development, maintenance, visibility, and promotion of the website. Coordinates efforts of key individuals including faculty and staff in providing content, updating content, marketing, and design, and web-related content training. Works closely with both LSU AgCenter Information Technology and Communications teams to ensure that lsuagcenter.com is a vital and effective tool to find high quality research and extension information from the LSU AgCenter.
Qualification Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in mass communications, marketing or related field is required. Prior experience in web communications is preferred. The successful candidate must have strong verbal and written communications skills, the ability to manage multiple projects and be self-motived and detail-oriented.
Salary and Benefits: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. The LSU AgCenter has an attractive benefits package with a wide variety of benefit options. Current benefits offered include retirement, multiple medical insurance options, supplemental insurances (dental, life, long-term disability, accident, vision, long-term care, etc.), Tax Saver Flexible Benefits Plan (saves tax dollars on some child care and medical expenses), university holidays (14 per year, typically includes a week off at Christmas), generous annual (vacation) and sick leave benefits, Employee Assistance Program, and possible educational leave and tuition exemption for coursework at campuses of the LSU System. Specific benefits depend on job category, percent effort and length of employment. The candidate selected for this position may qualify for an Endowed Professorship depending on experience, academic rank, and accomplishments.
Date Available: Upon completion of the selection process.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2020, or until a suitable candidate is identified.
Application Procedure: Apply online at https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU (or through Workday for internal applicants) by attaching cover letter along with current resume including a statement of professional interest and goals, university transcripts, and two letters of reference. Paper, faxed or e-mailed application materials will not be accepted, except that in lieu of attaching the reference letters online, they may be sent directly to:
Director, Communications and Public Relations
125 Knapp Hall
Baton Rouge, La. 70803
The LSU Agricultural Center is a statewide campus of the LSU
System and provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. An Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer